Electro-Voice EVM15L for bass?

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Electro-Voice EVM15L for bass?

Postby tubesurfer6 on Tue Nov 11, 2014 11:46 pm

Will the EVM 15L handle bass guitar? I'm getting an Acoustic 406 cab (2x15) and one of the speakers isn't original to the cab. Can I try the spare EVM15L I have or will I damage it with bass?
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Re: Electro-Voice EVM15L for bass?

Postby OldSchoolDave on Wed Nov 12, 2014 3:48 am

tubesurfer6 wrote:Will the EVM 15L handle bass guitar? ... or will I damage it with bass?


Provided it's healthy and you keep the power below 200 WRMS, it should be fine:

http://www.electrovoice.com/downloadfile.php?i=971124

Free air resonance is 60Hz. The cab/port will have to do the work below that. The Series II description even mentions it working for bass players who want a brighter sound.

The Pro-Line version is rated at 400 WRMS:

http://www.electrovoice.com/downloadfile.php?i=971123

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